Cal Poly’s men’s basketball team has been making miracles happen for the last week, turning a losing season into a trip to the NCAA Basketball Tournament, and its first ever win Division One tourney win.
But the Mustangs only had one full day to enjoy their 81-69 win over Texas Southern on Wednesday.
This afternoon, the team with the worst record in the tournament, 14-19 Cal Poly, takes on the team with the very best record, Wichita State, which is undefeated this season, with a 34-0 record.
Competing as a Division Two school, the Mustangs appeared in seven NCAA tournaments, finishing third in 1981.
The nationally televised game begins at 4:10 this afternoon, on CBS.